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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
942 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO


.SYNOPSIS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE EXTENDING ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF WILL RETRACT TO THE E AS A COLD FRONT MOVES OFF THE TEXAS COAST TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL FROM SE LOUISIANA TO NEAR VERACRUZ MEXICO BY MID THU...THEN HEAD NW AS A WARM FRONT AND INLAND BY EARLY FRI. A STRONG ATLC RIDGE WILL BUILD W ACROSS THE GULF FRI THROUGH SAT AND PRODUCE STRONG RETURN FLOW BASIN WIDE. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WESTERN GULF SUN AND SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES FROM THE CENTRAL TO EASTERN GULF THROUGH MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MEXICO N OF 26N W OF 87W


.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT BEHIND FRONT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 87W


.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SW GULF OF MEXICO S OF 22N W OF 87W


.OVERNIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF VERACRUZ...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

GULF OF MEXICO E OF 87W


.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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